Astonishing X-Men #8 - Children of the Brood
(2012)

Marvel, 2004 Series
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Volume
8
Price
16.99 USD; 18.99 CAD
Pages
116
On-sale Date
2012-08-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
T+
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-5788-5 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785157885 51699
Editing
Jennifer Grünwald; Alex Starbuck (assistant editor); Nelson Ribeiro (assistant editor); Mark D. Beazley (editor, special projects); Jeff Youngquist (senior editor, special projects)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Salvador Larroca
Colors
Frank D'Armata

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm; Beast; Colossus; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Abigail Brand
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Salvador Larroca
Colors
Frank D'Armata

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm; Beast; Colossus; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Abigail Brand
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[Children of the Brood Part 1] (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Christos Gage
Pencils
Juan Bobillo
Inks
Marcelo Sosa
Colors
Chris Sotomayor
Letters
Joe Caramagna; Virtual Calligraphy

Genre
superhero
Characters
Storm; Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Colossus; Beast; Abigail Brand
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Salvador Larroca
Colors
Frank D'Armata

Genre
superhero
Characters
Abigail Brand
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[Children of the Brood Part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Christos Gage
Pencils
Juan Bobillo
Inks
Marcelo Sosa
Colors
Chris Sotomayor
Letters
Joe Caramagna

Genre
superhero
Characters
Abigail Brand; Lockheed; Kitty Pryde; Colossus; Beast; Storm
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Salvador Larroca
Inks
Salvador Larroca
Colors
Guru eFX

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Young Brood
Reprints

[Children of the Brood Part 3] (Table of Contents: 6)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Christos Gage
Pencils
Juan Bobillo
Inks
Marcelo Sosa
Colors
Chris Sotomayor
Letters
Joe Caramagna; Virtual Calligraphy

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kitty Pryde; Lockheed; Abigail Brand; Beast; Colossus; Storm; Brood
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Adams
Inks
Arthur Adams
Colors
Jim Charalampidis

Genre
superhero
Characters
Emma Frost [White Queen]
Reprints

Whispering Machines (Table of Contents: 8)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
James Asmus
Pencils
David Yardin; Gabriel Hernández Walta
Inks
Norman Lee; Gabriel Hernández Walta
Colors
Rachelle Rosenberg
Letters
Joe Caramagna; Virtual Calligraphy

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Danger; Emma Frost [White Queen]]; Beast; Machinesmtih
Synopsis
Danger convinces Emma to help her sneak aboard the Secret Avengers' quincarrier to free an electronic soul who has been calling out for help. The soul she finds, however, is Machinesmith who tries to tempt her in the virtual world while trying to take over her body in the physical world. Danger makes short work of the villain and Emma tries to console her for her misguided attempt at heroism.
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Indexer Notes

Gabriel Hernández Walta is credited with "digital plane art", which refers to the sequences with Danger and Machinesmith interacting in cyberspace.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

X-Men / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors
George Roussos

Genre
superhero
Characters
Wolverine; Brood
Reprints

Beyond the Farthest Star (Table of Contents: 10)

X-Men / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops; Storm; Wolverine; Colossus; Nightcrawler; Kitty Pryde]; Carol Danvers; Lilandra; Mariko Yashida; Fang (death, becomes Brood); Brood; Brood Queen; Deathbird
Synopsis
Wolvie fights alone against the Brood.
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Indexer Notes

Wolverine solo story; All other characters appear in flashback.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  3. 2. [Children of the Brood Part 1]
    X-Men
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  5. 4. [Children of the Brood Part 2]
    X-Men
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  7. 6. [Children of the Brood Part 3]
    X-Men
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  9. 8. Whispering Machines
    X-Men
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    X-Men
  11. 10. Beyond the Farthest Star
    X-Men
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